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Jul 11, 2012 Andrew Flood
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Three speakers talk about the pro-choice struggles in Ireland they were involved in over the last three decades. These include the 1983 anti-referendum campaign, the Womens' Information Network, the SPUC v students case, Dublin Abortion Information Campaign, X-Case, Repeal 8th Amendment, 1992 Referendum, Dublin Abortion Rights Group, Alliance for a No Vote, 1998 referendum, Choice Ireland and the D-Case.The audio was recorded at a meeting of the Maynooth Sociology Society, April 2009. It is one...
Topic: abortion
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Jun 15, 2012 Andrew Flood
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Four anarchists including two Greek anarchists examine the real effects of the Euro crisis on the Greek population, resistance to the attempts to impose all the costs of the crisis on ordinary Greeks and the meaning of the second round of elections in particular the role of SYRIZA
Topics: Greece, anarchism, euro, crisis
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Jun 12, 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair 2012
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Eyewitness Afghanistan outlined the current political situation in Afghanistan as told through interviews Farah conducted with Afghan politicians, artists, religious leaders, community organizers, journalists and activists between December 2010 and February 2012. During the talk she refers to the following videos Militarism, Mutilation, and Minerals: Understanding the Occupation of Afghanistan COIN's Last Stand: Return of the Warlords Women Shelters Skateistan: To Live and Skate in Afghanistan...
Topics: Afghanistan, Anarchism
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Jun 12, 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair 2012
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Mark Hoskins of the WSM debates MEP Paul Murphy on what positions the left should take on the Fiscal Compact to be voted on in Ireland May 31st. The SP is arguing for a No vote, the WSM argues that the vote doesn't matter, what matters is resistance to austerity. This debate took place at the 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfairin Liberty Hall. Each speaker got 20 minutes to explain their position followed by 40 minutes of questions and discussion from the floor. Many on the left see a vote against...
Topics: EU, Ireland, Anarchism, Referendum
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Jun 12, 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair 2012
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This session at the 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair was held in memory of Sue Richardson, a Dublin anarchist who was a friend to many of the bookfair organizers and who had died earlier in the year. The panel was women speaking of their experiences as activists and consisted of. Speakers: Aileen O'Carroll (facilitator) Trish Mc Carthy (Community technical Aid) Sally Hyman (Anarchist Federation) Freda Mullin Hughes (IPSC/AFA/RTS/The Palestine Education Initiative) Caoimhe Keirns (Shell to Sea)...
Topics: Feminism, anarchism
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Jun 12, 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair 2012
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Recording of the 'Being an anarchist' session at the 2012 Dublin anarchist bookfair where 3 WSM members talk about the influences that brought them into radical politics and anarchism. Touches on 1981 Hunger strikes, 1984 Miners strike and x-case as well as more recent events like the Garda attack on the Dec 2010 student protest in Dublin.
Topics: anarchism, anarchist, Ireland
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Jun 12, 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair 2012
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In this session from the 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair Socialist Party TD Clare Daly and Dctors for Choice spokesperson Mary Favier look at the ongoing pro-choice struggle in Ireland and in particular at the recent attempt by Clare to get legislation for the X-case passed through the Dail. The speakers contributions are followed by questions and answers from the floor and panel.
Topics: Abortion, Pro-choice, Ireland
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Jun 12, 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair 2012
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This session of the 2012 Dublin Anarchist Bookfair looked at the value of paper and ink when the net is usually declared the real frontier. We asked our panel to track some of the connections between todays underground radical press, and what went before. Do these organs represent something of a collective organiser, agitator and voice for our movements or are we simply shouting slogans at the bewildered to keep ourselves busy? Where are the similarities in our projects and where are the...
Topics: Publication, Internet, Socialism
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Your Cloudcast is 20% complete - please click here to add: In his review of Paul Masonâs book âWhy Itâs Kicking Off Everywhereâ, Andrew Flood looks at the concept of the âNetworked Individualâ and explores the extent to which modern communications technology has impacted on peopleâs ability to organise in a non-hierarchical manner. He goes on to look at the impact of this on the role of a revolutionary organisation and indeed on the type of revolutionary organisation needed in the era of...
Topics: Internet, Revolution, activism, anarchism
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Jun 11, 2012 Andrew Flood & Paul Bowman
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Paul Bowman gives a 40 minute presentation on the Euro as a moment of the internationalisation of capital and looks for a way of dealing with the crisis that goes beyond the alternative models of capital being argued for by the left. If the height of a crisis is not the moment to raise a discussion of an anti-capitalist alternative then when is? Beyond this he also warns against the stagest approach much of the left has adopted where the economic crisis is to be addressed first by a demand for...
Topics: Euro, Crisis, anarchism, economics
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Jun 11, 2012 Andrew Flood & Paul Bowman
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Paul Bowman gives a 40 minute presentation on the Euro as a moment of the internationalisation of capital and looks for a way of dealing with the crisis that goes beyond the alternative models of capital being argued for by the left. If the height of a crisis is not the moment to raise a discussion of an anti-capitalist alternative then when is? Beyond this he also warns against the stagest approach much of the left has adopted where the economic crisis is to be addressed first by a demand for...
Topics: Euro, Crisis, Economics, Anarchism
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10 brief interviews with public sector strikers in Ireland made during the national strike on 24th November 2009. Picketers at various locations across Dublin talk of what the strike is about, the effects of the cuts and how their unions organised for the strike.
Topics: strike, Ireland, public sector
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Andrew Flood looks at Paul Mason's recently published book 'Why its kicking off everywhere' and in particular what Mason has to say about the internet and the emergance of the 'Networked Individual'. The recording is of a WSM supporters meeting in Dublin and the 20 minute presentation is followed by 30 minutes of discussion on the ideas outlined
Topics: internet, arab revolt, activism